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homburg

[hom-burg] /ˈhɒm bɜrg/
noun
1.
a man's felt hat with a soft crown dented lengthwise and a slightly rolled brim.
Origin of homburg
1890-1895
1890-95; after Homburg, Germany, where it was first manufactured
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British Dictionary definitions for homburg

homburg

/ˈhɒmbɜːɡ/
noun
1.
a man's hat of soft felt with a dented crown and a stiff upturned brim
Word Origin
C20: named after Homburg, in Germany, town where it was originally made
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Word Origin and History for homburg
n.

type of soft felt had with a curled brim and a dented crown, 1894, from Homburg, resort town in Prussia, where it was first made. Introduced to England by Edward VII.

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